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    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    10/16/2011 8:47:06 PM

    Reviewer: sparkyd06, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    It is over two weeks since my final (third) injection. My knee is better but is still not quite right. I am very careful in what I do so as not to irritate it.

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    11/13/2011 5:46:12 PM

    Reviewer: Barbmayberry4iq, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Lost mobility one year ago severe oa. Given orthovisc which lasted pain free for 8 months. On second injections now.

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    11/2/2011 1:11:18 PM

    Reviewer: Grammylu, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have osteoarthritis in both knees. The doctor tried cortisone which was helpful for a couple of weeks, but now I am on my second injection of orthovisc and can't tell much yet. I want to point out that my doctor says if you hit a nerve with the needle it can be painful. So far, no big deal. Still stiff, but praying this will work after the remainder of the shots. I seem to have more flexib ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    10/28/2011 1:09:00 PM

    Reviewer: Creaky, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    20 -year-old water skiing injury tore mesicus cartilage, more acute pain in past two months. Received 3 Orthovisc injections, not much relief. Am following up with icing 8 hrs per day, cortisone shot today. Cannot take NSAIDs. Being told knee replacement when the pain becomes unbearable. I'd like to hold that off as long as possible. i week since last orthovisc, Dr. says I can begin swim ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoarthritis of the Knee
    10/20/2011 10:16:38 PM

    Reviewer: teemike, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I am 52 years old and my left knee has been bothering me for years, probably due to fracturing my tibia plateau and also tearing my patella. I had surgery to repair the tear but got little relief. I am now on my 3rd out of 4 shots of Orthovisc and could not be happier with the results. I am virtually pain free and actually look forward to getting my shots every week. The lidocaine shot stings a bi ... Show Full Comment

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